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List of famous writers from Armenia, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Armenia is home to many prolific writers, including those who write fiction, non-fiction, poetry, biographies and more. These are some of the best Armenian writers that have ever lived, so if you're a native of Armenia and an aspiring writer then use this list as inspiration to achieve your own writing goals.

This list has a variety of writers in it, from Gheorghe Asachi to Hovhannes Shiraz.

This list answers the questions, "Who are popular Armenian writers?" and "Which writers are from Armenia?"

You can click on the names of these renowned writers of Armenia in order to get more information about each one. Some of these historic writers may no longer be living in Armenia, but they're all of Armenia descent.

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Cher is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia
Cher age 71

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Atom Egoyan is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia
Atom Egoyan age 57

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William Saroyan is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia
William Saroyan Died at 73 (1908-1981)

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Eric Bogosian is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia
Eric Bogosian age 64

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Bulat Okudzhava is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia
Bulat Okudzhava Died at 73 (1924-1997)

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Garry Kasparov is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia

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Karen Shakhnazarov is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia

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Raffi is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia
Raffi age 69

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Henri Verneuil is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia
Henri Verneuil Died at 82 (1920-2002)

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Andre Agassi is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia
Andre Agassi age 47

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Serj Tankian is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia
Serj Tankian age 50

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Hayko Cepkin is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia
Hayko Cepkin age 39

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Serge Avedikian is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia

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Mikhail Vartanov is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia
Mikhail Vartanov Died at 72 (1937-2009)

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Arlene Francis is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia
Arlene Francis Died at 94 (1907-2001)

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Sergei Parajanov is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia
Sergei Parajanov Died at 66 (1924-1990)

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Hrant Alianak is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia
Hrant Alianak age 67

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Artavazd Ashoti Peleshyan is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia

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Daron Acemoğlu is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia

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Ara Güler is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia
Ara Güler age 89

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Henrik Malyan is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia
Henrik Malyan Died at 63 (1925-1988)

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Gérard Chaliand is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia
Gérard Chaliand age 83

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Garik Martirosyan is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia

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Ruben Simonov is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia
Ruben Simonov Died at 69 (1899-1968)

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Michael Arlen is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia
Michael Arlen Died at 61 (1895-1956)

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Varujan Vosganian is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia

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Alek Keshishian is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia

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Jakob Künzler is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia
Jakob Künzler Died at 78 (1871-1949)

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Arshile Gorky is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia
Arshile Gorky Died at 44 (1904-1948)

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Bob Avakian is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia
Bob Avakian age 74

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Vartan Gregorian is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia

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Haig Acterian is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia
Haig Acterian Died at 39 (1904-1943)

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Gheorghe Asachi is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia
Gheorghe Asachi Died at 81 (1788-1869)

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Virgil Madgearu is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia
Virgil Madgearu Died at 53 (1887-1940)

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Henri Troyat is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia
Henri Troyat Died at 96 (1911-2007)

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Paruyr Sevak is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia
Paruyr Sevak Died at 47 (1924-1971)

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Yousuf Karsh is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia
Yousuf Karsh Died at 94 (1908-2002)

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Gevorg Emin is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia
Gevorg Emin Died at 80 (1918-1998)

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Vartapet Komitas is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia
Vartapet Komitas Died at 66 (1869-1935)

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Diran Kelekian is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia
Diran Kelekian Died at 53 (1862-1915)

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Martiros Saryan is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia
Martiros Saryan Died at 92 (1880-1972)

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Eric Nazarian is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia
Eric Nazarian age 41

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Henry Morgenthau, Sr. is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia
Henry Morgenthau, Sr. Died at 90 (1856-1946)

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Vigen Chaldranyan is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia

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Hovhannes Galstyan is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia
Hovhannes Galstyan age 48

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George Mardikian is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia
George Mardikian Died at 74 (1903-1977)

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Eduard Hambartsumyan is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia
Eduard Hambartsumyan age 34

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Arsen Azatyan is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia
Arsen Azatyan age 58

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Paul Chater is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia
Paul Chater Died at 80 (1846-1926)

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Hamo Beknazarian is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Writers from Armenia
Hamo Beknazarian Died at 74 (1891-1965)